We are looking to recruit an Active Schools Manager to lead the well-established Rural Derbyshire School Sport Partnership (SSP), in the delivery of the School Games programme in line with the new Sport England Strategy and other programmes linked to the role.   This exciting role requires candidates to have the desire and commitment to improveContinue reading “Vacancy – ACTIVE SCHOOLS MANAGER”

SSP In2Hockey

This year’s In2Hockey competition took place on a damp, cold and windy Tuesday afternoon. Despite this, the enthusiasm, attitude and play that was on show was refreshingly upbeat and positive! Six teams competed in this year’s finals with some excellent individual performances as well as some superb team performances on show to brighten up theContinue reading “SSP In2Hockey”

SSP Cross Country 2017

With good overall conditions and nothing but blue skies this years cross county proved to be as popular as ever, with an amazing 92 children taking part. Overall 29 of our primary schools had students competing in the race which is truly outstanding.   All 92 runners should be extremely proud of their efforts inContinue reading “SSP Cross Country 2017”

Year 3/4 Mini Tennis

Our annual Year 3/4 Mini Red Tennis tournament had 6 teams enter this year, doubling last years competition size. We had two teams from Osmaston (who have represented Rural Derbyshire at the School Games for the past couple of years), two teams from Turnditch, All Saints Juniors and Kniveton. Straight from the start there was lot’s ofContinue reading “Year 3/4 Mini Tennis”

Year 7/8 Sportshall Athletics Results

Year 7 Boys: 1st Queen Elizabeths Grammar School 2nd Anthony Gell 3rd Lady Manners 4th Highfields Year 7 Girls: 1st Queen Elizabeths Grammar School 2nd Lady Manners 3rd Anthony Gell School 4th Highfields Year 8 Boys: 1st Queen Elizabeths Grammar School 2nd Lady Manners School 3rd Highfields 4th Anthony Gell Year 8 Girls: 1st LadyContinue reading “Year 7/8 Sportshall Athletics Results”